Cynthia Fraser Graves

The author's website

Upcoming In-Person Event!

Maude & The Merry Christmas Tree Book Launch and Signing 10/31/20

Join author Cynthia Fraser Graves and illustrator Nancy Bariluk-Smith to celebrate the release of their first collaboration, Maude and the Merry Christmas Tree, Saturday, October 31st at The Art Co-op,149 Alfred Rd, Kennebunk, Maine. Come and listen to the story of Maude’s journey into Christmas Tree Woods read by the author in the very place the book was imagined and created. Both author and illustrator will be on hand to tell the the story of how Maude came to life. Books will be available for purchase at this event, signed by the author and illustrator. Following Maine CDC guidelines, there will be four (4) one-hour sessions offered with a 10-person capacity per session. Included in eat hour-long session will be hot cider and donuts served around a blazing outdoor fire. Let the season begin!!! Parking is available at The Masonic Hall 159 Alfred Rd.


DATE: October 31, 2020 

(Choose one of four sessions: 11 am / Noon / 1 pm / 2 pm)


WHERE: The Art Co-Op, 149 Alfred Road, Kennebunk, ME


TICKETS: Event is free, but ticketed registration is required due to Maine CDC guidelines limiting capacity. Free tickets available online at Eventbright